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State Theatre New Jersey
Careers

MARKETING/PR INTERNSHIP

The Marketing/PR intern will work closely with staff to implement marketing, public relations, and audience development initiatives. The internship requires a minimum of 15 hours each week between Tue-Thu (9am-6pm) or Fri (9am-3pm) per a mutually agreed upon schedule. This is a remote internship, but candidates must be flexible to work on site a few times during the semester.

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Assisting with marketing campaigns for virtual events 
  • Social Media content creation (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Writing, editing, and proofing blogs, website and marketing copy, and press releases
  • Assisting with coordinating and planning Community Engagement events such as Trivia Nights and educational programming 
  • Assisting with various projects for STNJ's 100th anniversary campaign including research, archival projects, and testimonials 

Must have strong organizational skills, strong writing skills, and working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

This position is on a volunteer basis and is therefore unpaid. Students can arrange to receive college credit.

how to apply

Email your resume and cover letter to Kelly Blithe, Director of Communications & Community Engagement, at kblithe@stnj.org.


DEVELOPMENT INTERNSHIP

State Theatre New Jersey is seeking an energetic and self-motivated individual with strong organizational, written, and interpersonal skills to assist with fundraising efforts. The internship requires a minimum of 15 hours each week between Tue-Thu (9am-6pm) or Fri (9am-3pm) per a mutually agreed upon schedule.

Responsibilities

  • Researching individual prospects and donors, including using iWave
  • Researching companies and foundations for possible partnerships and grant opportunities
  • Writing letters of inquiry, solicitations, and gift acknowledgements
  • Special writing projects (newsletter articles, grant blurbs, social media posts/blogs)
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating lists
  • Data entry and updates using Tessitura
  • Filing and file upkeep
  • Creating and updating Development Department plans and calendars
  • Special event projects
  • Mass mailing projects
  • Other duties as assigned

Candidates must possess strong writing skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

This position is on a volunteer basis and is therefore unpaid. Students can arrange to receive college credit.

how to apply

Email your resume and cover letter to Leah Anglum, Manager of Patron Relations & Development Operations, at langlum@stnj.org.


CAPITAL CAMPAIGN INTERNSHIP

State Theatre New Jersey seeks an energetic and self-motivated individual with strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills and who pays strict attention to detail to assist the Capital Campaign Director with the fundraising for capital improvements to be made to the historic theater. The internship requires a minimum of 15 hours each week between Tue-Fri (9am-5:30pm), per a mutually agreed upon schedule.

Responsibilities

  • Writing thank you letters, letters of inquiry, and proposals
  • Researching individual prospects and donors on iWave
  • Researching companies and foundations for possible partnerships and grant opportunities
  • Mass mailing projects
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating lists
  • Data entry and updates in Tessitura
  • Filing and file upkeep
  • Creating and updating Capital Campaign plans and calendar
  • Social media post drafting and photography
  • Some special event projects

Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Knowledge of Power Point and InDesign is a plus.

This position is on a volunteer basis and is therefore unpaid. Students can arrange to receive college credit.

how to apply

Email your resume with a cover letter to Lisa Patterson, Capital Campaign Director, at lpatterson@stnj.org.


GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP

State Theatre New Jersey is seeking an innovative graphic design intern to work remotely and design marketing materials for STNJ. The internship requires a minimum of 15 hours a week to be worked Tue-Thu (9am-6pm) or Fri (9am-3pm)—per a mutually agreed upon schedule. 

Responsibilities

  • Design web graphics for the State Theatre New Jersey website, social media platforms, and online advertising
  • Design promotional materials such as posters, flyers, and advertisements
  • Resize and touch up photos and artist images
  • Various administrative duties such as proofing copy, working in the State Theatre Digital Asset Management database, and assisting on Marketing Department projects
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • High proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator
  • Strong typographic skills, ability to accept criticism and multi-task, and good eye for proofing
  • Knowledge of Video Editing in Adobe Premiere and HTML a plus

This position is on a volunteer basis and is therefore unpaid. Students can arrange to receive college credit.

how to apply

Email your resume, cover letter, and samples of your portfolio to Tracy Furr, Creative Director, at tfurr@stnj.org.


State Theatre New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal employment opportunity includes, but is not limited to, employment, training, promotion, demotion, leaves of absence, and termination. All applications will be considered only on the basis of the applicant's knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation. It is our established policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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